Player Fantasy Projection
Mohamed Sanu 2016 Fantasy Projection And Ranking
Mohamed Sanu Bio & Career Stats
Position: Wide Receiver
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Additional Bio Information
Birth Date: ,
New Brunswick, NJ
South Brunswick HS [New Brunswick, NJ]
Drafted: 2012 Cincinnati Bengals
(Round: 3 #83)
|Mohamed Sanu 2016 Fantasy Projection
||*Avg Games Played
||2015 Fantasy Ranking
|2016 Bye Week
||Head Coach Change
||**Coming Off Injury
||Depth Chart Change
||Higher Fantasy Avg then League
||Harder Schedule in 2016
||Better Defenses in 2016
||Better Pass Defenses in 2016
||Better Against Sub 500 Teams
|Mohamed Sanu Previous Years Stats
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|Mohamed Sanu 2016 Fantasy Analysis
Mohamed Sanu has been below his fantasy projection 3 out of 4 years. His best fantasy WR ranking was #30 in 2014.
Sanu fell below his previous year fantasy game average last year, and has been trending down 2 out of the past 3 years.
, and he was ranked the 264th most consistent player overall.
Career Experience Outlook:
Sanu is entering his 5th year in the NFL. Over the past 15 years, on average, WRs in their 5th year have seen an increase in fantasy pts per game of 0.07 from their 4th year.
Throughout his career Sanu has averaged 0.75 fantasy pts per game less than the league WR average. The average fantasy pts per game by WRs in 2015 was 4.23.
Depth Chart Change:
Sanu has moved up from 2nd to 1st on the depth chart. He has changed teams since last year moving from the Bengals to the Falcons.
Based on prior performance, a change in roster skilled positions projects a higher fantasy average of (0.023) pts per game for Sanu. At the Wide Receiver position: Roddy White (2015 Avg: 2.24 Pts/Game) has left the team. Along the Offenisve Line: Mike Person is no longer starting, Josh Harris has left the team and Alex Mack has been added to the starting lineup. At the Kicker position: Matt Bosher and Shayne Graham (2015 Avg: 8.20 Pts/Game) have left the team and Matt Bryant (2015 Avg: 6.80 Pts/Game) has been added to the starting lineup.
Based on the winning percentage of the teams on the schedule Sanu plays this year (107 - 85 - 0 0.557%) will be more difficult compared to the teams on the schedule from last season (104 - 104 - 0 0.500%), and last season's teams gave up more points (4,511) compared to this season's teams (4,311) so this could mean less fantasy points.
Performance Against Sub 500 Teams:
Sanu surprisingly had a higher fantasy avg (2.74 pts/game) against winning teams last year compared to teams with a losing record (2.18 pts/game), so with a more difficult schedule for the upcoming season it could be an indication of a higher fantasy average.
From a defensive standpoint, Sanu faced defenses that were stronger last year (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 14.38 - 6 Top 10 Defenses and 4 Top 5 Defenses) compared to the upcoming season (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 14.83 - 6 Top 10 Defenses and 3 Top 5 Defenses), and this season's teams gave up more passing yards (240 yds/game including 5 Top 10 Defenses and 3 Top 5 Defenses) compared to last season's teams (238 yds/game including 6 Top 10 Defenses and 3 Top 5 Defenses).
In Season Trends:
Throughout his career Sanu has been a slow finisher, but has had his best 4 game stretch during the third quarter of the year (5.15 pts per game), followed by the 2nd quarter (3.90 pts per game), 1st quarter (3.67 pts per game) and 4th quarter (1.98 pts per game). His best weekly fantasy average has been in week 12 (7.62 pts per game), week 9 (6.49 pts per game) and week 16 (6.07 pts per game), and his worst weekly average has been in week 15 (0.60 pts per game), week 14 (1.10 pts per game) and week 13 (1.22 pts per game).